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When New Hampshire lawmakers this month shot down as frivolous a group of fourth-graders' effort to name the red-tailed hawk the official state raptor, the pols got pasted as insensitive bullies.
January 25, 2015Nashua Telegraph: Roll calls equal transparencyMarch 1, 2014Union Leader: John DiStaso's Granite Status: Effective LegislatorsSeptember 12, 2013Citizen of Laconia: Many in NH believe full day kindergarten should not be requiredAugust 23, 2013NHBR: Should genetically modified food be labeled?August 10, 2013Seacoast Online: New Hampshire should put labels on genetically modified foodMay 22, 2013Citizen of Laconia: Casino gambling slightly favored, but New Hampshire is hardly 'all in'April 5, 2013NHBR: Should state aid recipients be drug-tested?February 21, 2013NHBR: Should NH raise its minimum wage?January 12, 2013Union Leader: Should NH reinstate the 10 cents tobacco tax it cut?November 1, 2012WGIR: LFDA interview with Paul WestcottAugust 17, 2012Concord Monitor: Bonfire of pledges to be held tonight; Just trying to help (letter to the editor)August 16, 2012Union Leader: NH property taxes not what some claim they areAugust 15, 2012Union Leader: Alliance says PolitiFact stretched 'truth' on property tax rankingJuly 27, 2012Foster's Daily Democrat: Disclose act not a panacea, but ... April 26, 2012Laconia Citizen: Popularity of medicinal, recreational marijuana appears to be growingApril 8, 2012Seacoast Online: Granite Staters support same-sex marriageJanuary 8, 2012Patch.com: Mitt maintains steady pace in ConcordDecember 29, 2011Seacoast Online: First-in-the-nation primary is a privilegeDecember 25, 2011Seacoast Online: What do Granite Staters really think about guns?December 16, 2011Patch.com: Bachmann impresses in GOP debate, The Battle of RomneyNovember 30, 2011Patch.com: There will be bloodNovember 11, 2011Union Leader: Portsmouth Herald given First Amendment awardSeptember 14, 2011Seacoast Online: Thorsen brings Free State pledge to Portsmouth council raceJuly 9, 2011Keene Sentinel: Facebook meets free speechFebruary 26, 2010Business NH Magazine: Live Free or Die: More than a motto
February 22, 2010Seacoast Online: Alliance aims to empower citizens
February 17, 2010NH Insider: Gregg Rejects Expanded Gambling during LFDA Webcast
February 14, 2010Concord Monitor: No debates (Shira Schoenberg column)
February 12, 2010Seacoast Online: Alliance sets up Web forums to engage N.H
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